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Michelangelo Meucci (Italian, 1840-1890) Still Life with Game Birds

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2896B
Lot:
222
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2896B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Michelangelo Meucci (Italian, 1840-1890)

Still Life with Game Birds
Signed and inscribed "M. Meucci- Firenze" l.l.
Oil on panel, oval format, 17 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (43.8 x 36.1 cm), unframed.
Condition: Craquelure, surface grime, possible water damage to upper right edge.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Condition: Craquelure concentrated on the egg shell, and yellow bird chest. Possible water damage visible upper right edge measures 2 x 4 cm.



The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Firenze, Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Meucci, Michelangelo, Pottery

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